• Short Summary

    British riders - all riding Norton machines - filled the first three positions in the Austrian Motorcycle Grand Prix for 500 c.

  • Description

    1.
    SV PAN DOWN..No. 4. Ito Fumio (Japan) at start.
    0.04

    2.
    CU No.1. pan up to John Hartle (GB)
    0.07

    3.
    CU No. 15 Pan up to Frank Perris (Canada).
    0.11

    4.
    LV Start of race pan to b/v
    0.20

    5.
    SV Spectators.
    0.22

    6.
    LV Motor cycles passing.
    0.27

    7.
    SV Spectator.
    0.29

    8.
    STV Motor cycles rounding bend, pan on No.15 to b/v.
    0.36

    9.
    SV PAN..No. 4. round bend to b/v.
    0.39

    10.
    CU Spectators.
    0.41

    11.
    LV TOWARDS AND PAN..No. 16 John Hempleman leading round corner.
    0.48

    12.
    TOP V..Motor cyclists.
    0.51

    13.
    LV PAN..No. 16 John Hempleman leading round corner and bend.
    1.20

    14.
    SV Spectators.
    1.40

    15.
    SV PAN..No. 1. John Hartle (GB) rounding bend.
    1.10

    16.
    SV PAN..Dave Chadwick No. 6. (GB) rounding corner.
    1.14

    17.
    SV PAN..Dickie Dale No. 7. (GB) followed by No. 1. John Hartle (GB).
    1.18

    18.
    LV PAN..No. 6. Dave Chadwick. (GB) flagged in at finish.
    1.20

    19.
    SV Spectators.
    1.22

    20.
    CU Dave Chadwick being congratulated.
    1.28



    Initials TDH/S/AHS/PB


    SPORT: MOTORCYCLE RACING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: British riders - all riding Norton machines - filled the first three positions in the Austrian Motorcycle Grand Prix for 500 c.c. machines at Salzburg on May 1st.

    Favourite for this year's title was Ito Fumio of Japan, but he disappointed. Dave Chadwick (No. 6) of Great Britain swept into the lead during the seventh of the 15-lap, 76.5 km race and held it to win in a time of 37 minutes 51.2 seconds.

    Second was Dickie Dale in 37 minutes 55 seconds, and third; John Hartle - last year's winner - in 37 minutes 56 seconds.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3K0S4FEOKBMUG2GE3CWKX685H
    Media URN:
    VLVA3K0S4FEOKBMUG2GE3CWKX685H
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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